DHW tappings test benches


Microplan's DHW-T test benches for sanitary tests are suitable for:

  • boilers
  • water heaters
  • solar collectors
  • CHP boilers


Microplan's DHW-T test benches are designed to evaluate the perfomance of hot water deliveries of domestic appliances according to European Standards.


In the laboratory.


  • Manufacturers of boilers
  • Manufacturers of water heaters
  • Manufactures of solar collectors
  • Notified bodies


  • Product certification costs reduction
  • Time to market reduction
  • Preparation for product certification
  • Quality improvement
  • Research and development of new products
  • Full automatic control of flow and temperature regulations
  • Benchmarking
  • Full traceability of test data
  • Test data and report available for statistical elaborations
  • Market credibility


  • Specific rate
  • Tapping capability
  • Waiting time
  • Temperature variation according to water rate
  • Temperature fluctuation at constant water rate
  • Temperature stabilization time
  • Minimum nominal water rate
  • Temperature fluctuation between successive deliveries
  • Test for determination of daily energy consumption
  • Determination of energy consumption of the solar-supported gas-fired appliances 

European Standards

  • EN 13203-1
  • EN 13203-2
  • EN 13203-3 
  • EN 13203-4